Folsom

May decorum prevail à la Measure A

I attended the debate on Measure A, Auburn City Charter, on Thursday evening (?Charter debate evokes passion,? Journal, May 4). It started out very polite and even-handed but desce ...

Point/Counterpoint: Measure A - Fighting for Auburn’s future

From now until Election Day on June 5, Auburn residents will have front-row seats in a replay of the David vs. Goliath story. The battle is about Measure A, “The Home Rule for Au ...

Auburn’s Fit 4 Life promotes fitness from the very core

Promoting healthy living is a cause for Auburn resident Linda Moeller-Brown.“I’ve been teaching fitness and nutrition for 31 years,” she said this week.In October ...

(Olympic) Trial run for Roseville marathoner Tollefson

Tim Tollefson says he was more of a soccer player at Rocklin High School. He gets his kicks now running marathons.Tollefson, 26, is running for the first time in the U.S. Olympic M ...

Racism very much with us

It is almost 2012, but racism is still alive and well in Folsom. I am a white professional female who just returned from celebrating my 25th wedding anniversary to Carl. Carl is a ...

Community Portrait: Always inventive J. Randall Smith breaks some rules

In his hands an ordinary bag of clay becomes a fine art sculpture. Paint and canvas become a beautiful painting. Charcoal, pencils and paper turn into an enchanting rendering. With ...

Oakmont's Garcia, Vista girls are second at state meet

FRESNO -- Del Oro High School junior Trevor Stephens made it onto the top-10 podium by one second. Oakmont junior Karlie Garcia missed a state championship by one second. And Vista ...

Placer boys, Woodcreek, Vista girls claim cross country titles

Following a one-year hiatus from the Sac-Joaquin Section cross country meet, one might think Karlie Garcia would have a solid plan to earn another first-place medal to put next to ...

Auburn sculptor’s horses hitch up a ride

Epic in scale, mixing touches of Renaissance style with Trojan horse imagery, four giant horse statues emerged from Auburn artist J. Randall Smith’s studio Tuesday for a flat-bed ...

Bicyclists need more than bike lanes

This is in response to Lisa Miller’s letter (Reader Input, June 27). First, let me say I appreciate Ms. Miller’s approach, that is, not going the “all cyclists are jerks” ...